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Low Speed Collision Injury – You Can Get Whiplash at 5mph

Low Speed Collision Injury – You Can Get Whiplash at 5mph

A low-speed collision or car accident is a collision that takes places at speeds below ten miles per hour.  Often times there is little or no visible property damage done to the bumpers of either vehicle.  However, minimal or nonexistent damage to the vehicles involved does not mean that you haven’t sustained a physical injury. Rear-end accidents are the most common low-speed collision. At low...

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Accident Attorney Answers 50 plus Questions for Victims of Auto Accidents

Accident Attorney Answers 50 plus Questions for Victims of Auto Accidents

Here are 50+ questions and answers from an Accident Attorney to help you deal with the aftermath of an auto accident, including ones involving drunk driving. 1. TALKING TO THE AT FAULT DRIVER’S INSURANCE: When, Why — and When to Hang Up. 1. Should I talk to the at-fault driver’s insurance company? Your first call will be to your insurance company, not to make a...

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Phoenix Accident Attorney Answers 50 plus Questions for Victims of Auto Accidents

Phoenix Accident Attorney Answers 50 plus Questions for Victims of Auto Accidents

Here are 50+ questions and answers from an Accident Attorney to help you deal with the aftermath of an auto accident, including ones involving drunk driving. 1. TALKING TO THE AT FAULT DRIVER’S INSURANCE: When, Why — and When to Hang Up. 1. Should I talk to the at-fault driver’s insurance company? Your first call will be to your insurance company, not to make a...

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Seat Belt Law & Defense in AZ: Does it Reduce the Damages You Can Claim?

Seat Belt Law & Defense in AZ: Does it Reduce the Damages You Can Claim?

Buckle up. It’s the seat belt law. But what if you didn’t? And then were hit by another car? And injured? Two wrongs don’t make a right. But can your wrong lessen your ability to claim damages from another party in wrong, the one who hit you? Arizona, by law, is a comparative fault state [A.R.S. ? 12-2506]. Comparative (sometimes called Contributory) fault means that...

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Understanding the Questions Your Personal Injury Lawyer Needs to Ask

Understanding the Questions Your Personal Injury Lawyer Needs to Ask

If you’re filing a personal injury lawsuit in Chandler or Phoenix; be ready your attorney is going to ask a lot of questions. Consider those questions a primer, because if your case goes to trial, you’ll be asked even more questions (and the person asking them may not be as friendly or sympathetic as your lawyer). What Your Lawyer Needs to Know Your attorney is going...

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The Financial Aspect of Filing a Personal Injury Claim in Arizona

The Financial Aspect of Filing a Personal Injury Claim in Arizona

Many people who have been hurt because of someone else’s negligence don’t come forward to ask for help. There are several reasons, but most of them can be easily addressed. Let’s be blunt: if someone else is responsible for your injury or the death of someone you care about, you may be entitled to financial compensation. There’s nothing wrong with that – but many people...

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Distracted Driving Injury Awareness Month

Distracted Driving Injury Awareness Month

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, along with Alcohol Awareness Month. Both distracted driving and driving while intoxicated are the top reasons people seek out an Arizona DUI injury lawyer. With people getting injured all the time by distracted or drunk drivers, it’s important to know the signs to look for to discover a distracted driver. Signs a Driver Is Distracted A distracted driver...

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